Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady Tire Review

The Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady is the company’s first all-weather tire in the Assurance lineup. It includes the latest tire technology. Although its TripleTred All-Season tire was quite popular, the Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady all-season tire is being promoted as the company’s best traction tire ever.

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Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady Tire Review

In this Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady Tire review, we will go through its pros and cons and every other detail to deliver you the best tire review possible.

It has an all-weather rubber tread compound along with an asymmetric tread pattern which provides dependable dry traction and handling. You’re gonna get an increased cornering grip regardless of weather conditions. All thanks to Goodyear’s new 3D TredLock technology blades that are designed to deliver better griping in every weather conditions, including snow and slush.

Furthermore, Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady tires’ circumferential grooves and sweeping tread grooves are also there to provide enhanced gripping on wet pavement. Consequently reduces the risk of hydroplaning as well. On the other hand, whether it is a rain-soaked or snow and slush-covered surfaces its Zig-zag sipes help to manage the traction and grip.

Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady has the same type of tread groove technology similar to the Michelin Premier A/S, which provides new-like traction as the tire wears down. During harder cornering maneuvers it allows the tread to close together tightly. While remaining open and providing additional biting edges for better traction on wet or snow-covered surfaces.

Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady sports the three-peak mountain snowflake emblem which you will find depicting it as a tire that meets the severe snow service requirements.

It offers a wide range of 15-20 inch sizes that are built for use on all makes and models of coupes, sedans, minivans, crossovers, and smaller SUVs. All sizes feature a 700 AA UTQG rating.

Pros

  • Excellent dry and wet traction/braking
  • Winter traction is nearly on par with dedicated winter tires
  • Evolving traction grooves and tread block technology

Cons

  • No major issues with this tire at this early stage

What Vehicles Will The Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady Fit?

Fits these vehicles and many others(This is not a complete list of ALL vehicles this tire will fit):

  • Acura TL, CL, ILX
  • Audi A4
  • BMW 135i, 323i, 330i, 530i
  • Chevrolet Cobalt, Malibu, Cruze, Impala, Sonic LTZ
  • Dodge Neon, Grand Caravan, Avenger, Dart
  • Ford Focus, Mustang GT, Taurus, Fusion, Flex
  • Honda Civic, CR-V, Insight, Accord
  • Hyundai Genesis, Sonata, Elantra
  • Infiniti G35x
  • Kia Optima, Rondo, Forte, Soul
  • Lincoln MKZ
  • Mazda6, 929, Mazda3, Mazda5
  • Nissan Altima, Maxima, Versa, Leaf, Cube, Sentra
  • Pontiac Vibe, Grand Am, Grand Prix, G5
  • Scion xB
  • Subaru Legacy, Impreza Outback
  • Toyota Camry, Prius, RAV4, Avalon, Solara, Sienna, Corolla
  • Volkswagen Jetta, Passat, Touareg, Beetle, Golf
  • Volvo S60, V70

Tire Sizes

16

205/60R16 92V Blk
205/65R16 95H Blk
205/55R16 91H Blk
215/60R16 95H Blk
215/70R16 100T Blk

17

215/55R17 94V Blk
225/50R17 94V Blk
225/60R17 99H Blk
235/45R17 XL 97V Blk

18

235/50R18 97V Blk
245/60R18 105H Blk
255/55R18 XL 109V Blk

19

245/55R19 103H Blk

20

255/55R20 XL 110H Blk

Price Range

Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady price ranges from approximately $135 and up. You may also find occasional rebates, discount prices, coupons, and special offers on this tire.

Warranty

It provides a 6-year or 60,000-mile tread warranty on the Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady. The guarantee of the tire uniformity is for the first year or first 2/32 inch of wear.

Materials and workmanship are warranted for 6-years and include free replacement during the first year or first 2/32 inch of wear. A prorated amount is given for the remaining time period or down to the final 2/32 inch of tread depth.

Overall thoughts

This Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady is a new addition to the Goodyear lineup. This latest offering from Goodyear fills the need for a true all-weather tire very well. This latest WeatherReady tire features new technology that provides additional biting edges for better traction as the tire begins wearing.

The new technology and tread compound combine to provide better braking and acceleration. The tires’ circumferential grooves and sweeping tread grooves provide enhanced gripping on wet pavement and reduce the risk of hydroplaning.

Regardless of weather conditions including snow and slush, it delivers dependable dry traction and handling. As well as provides a better cornering grip on dry, wet, and snow-covered surfaces.

Although it is not the cheapest all-weather tire but delivers good performance and value for the cost. Overall we can say that Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady will compete favorably with other all-weather tires like the Nokian WRG3.

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